The RYA Dinghy Show epitomises everything that's loved about dinghy sailing whether it’s bargain hunting for new kit, browsing all the boats from classics to modern designs, exploring and inspiring the family or enjoying a catch up with life-long sailing friends.
Tickets for the 2022 RYA Dinghy Show will be available in October 2021.
More information about the show coming soon.
When is the next show?
The first show at Farnborough will now take place over the weekend of the 26th & 27th February 2022.
When will tickets go on sale for the 2022 show?
Tickets will be available in October 2021.
How do I get to Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre?
Easy access for visitors and delegates is a key element of any event. Farnborough is conveniently located south-west of London and is served by strong national and international travel links. Travel to Farnborough in just 35 minutes by train from London Waterloo or access the venue by car from the M3 and enjoy free parking on site. For those travelling by air, Heathrow is only 30 minutes and Gatwick 50 minutes by car. Farnborough Airport adjacent to the venue, is one of Europe’s leading business airports for private flights around the world.
Should you decide to travel by car, Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre is located just off the A325, accessible from the M3 (J4) and A31.
For SatNav directions, please check with your Organiser which Gate will be accessible and use the following relevant postcode.
Gate F – GU14 6TQ
Gate A – GU14 6XE – Transport Road.
From here follow signs for event car parking. Parking at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre is free, and we have space for up to 3,500 cars.
Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre is within easy reach of four stations- Farnborough Main, Farnborough North, North Camp and Aldershot.
Farnborough Main is served by South West Trains and sits on a mainline to London Waterloo. With up to six trains per hour and journey times as fast as 34 minutes, getting to Farnborough by train is a very fast and easy option. Farnborough Main station is 1.5 miles from the venue and just 5 minutes by taxi. Further information about the facilities at the station is available on the National Rail website.
Farnborough North and North Camp are served by First Great Western and located within a 10-minute taxi ride from the venue. Further information about the facilities at these stations is available on the National Rail website.
Aldershot is served by South West Trains and offers direct services to London Waterloo and Guildford. The station is a ten-minute taxi ride from the venue. Further information about the facilities at the station is available on the National Rail website.
All stations are wheelchair accessible.
From London Airports:
To travel to Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre from Gatwick Airport by train, take the First Great Western service to North Camp Station. The train journey is approximately 50 minutes.
What’s the closest station to the Event Centre?
Farnborough Main station is 1.5 miles from the venue and just 5 minutes by taxi or shuttlebus.
Is there parking at the venue?
Yes, there is free parking on site for over 3,000 cars at Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre.
Is there disabled parking at the venue?
Yes, please ensure you display your blue badge once on site and you will be directed to the relevant area.
Is the venue accessible for wheelchairs?
Yes, our Hall 1 entrance foyers provide wheelchair-friendly access and we have lifts at both to access the First Floor. There are disabled toilets throughout the facility.
Do you have electric car charging points on site?
No, so please come prepared in advance if you are driving an electric car.
Will there be a shuttlebus running from the station?
Yes, we will ensure regular shuttlebuses run from the local train stations to the venue in time for the opening of the show and throughout the show opening hours.